Prayers

Prayer To St. Anthony For Healing

2 Dec , 2014  

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Dear Saint Anthony, You loved God so much when you lived upon the earth.

You were known, even then, as a great wonder-worker, so great did His power live in you. More…

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A Prayer For Encouragement And Strength

2 Dec , 2014  

A Prayer For Encouragement And Strength

Lord,

You are the wind in my sails
You guide me as I steer and find direction.
You give me the strength to keep on going.
You watch over me as I navigate stormy seas. More…

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Articles

The last wishes of Alexander the Great on His Bed

2 Dec , 2014  

The last wishes of Alexander the Great on His Bed

On his death bed, Alexander the Great summoned his generals and told them his three ultimate wishes:

The best doctors should carry his coffin;
The wealth he has accumulated (money, gold, precious stones etc.) should be scattered along the procession to the cemetery; and
His hands should be let loose, hanging outside the coffin for all to see! More…

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Morning prayer before work

2 Dec , 2014  

Morning prayer before work

(a daily prayer of surrender to God)

Lord,

I give you all that I am this day.
Please brush away my weariness,
So that I may be inspired in my work.
Help me to discover new ways to reveal your love to all I meet. More…

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The Prayer of St. Richard

1 Dec , 2014  

The Prayer of St. Richard

Thanks be to you, our Lord Jesus Christ,
for all the benefits which you have given us,
for all the pains and insults which you have borne for us. More…

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Scottish Blessing Prayer

1 Dec , 2014  

Scottish Blessing Prayer

May the blessing of light be on you

May the blessing of light be on you, light without and light within.
May the blessed sunlight shine on you like a great peat fire, so that stranger and friend may come and warm himself at it. More…

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PRAYERS TO ST. FRANCIS FOR OUR PETS

30 Nov , 2014  

PRAYERS TO ST. FRANCIS FOR OUR PETS

Good St. Francis, you loved all of God’s creatures.
To you they were your brothers and sisters.
Help us to follow your example More…

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Early morning prayer

30 Nov , 2014  

Early Morning Prayer

I come before you O Lord
As the sun rises may your hope rise up in me.
As the birds sing may your love flow out of me.
As the light floods into this new day, More…

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A Thanksgiving Prayer

27 Nov , 2014  

A Thanksgiving Prayer

Thank you God for showing us the way.
Help us to remember you this day.
Let us always remember the price you paid. More…

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A Morning or Evening Prayer

26 Nov , 2014  

A Morning or Evening Prayer

Lord Jesus, I give you my hands to do your work.
I give you my feet to go your way.
I give you my eyes to see as you see. More…

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